Do you remember my review and introduction to the BABEs?
was one of the mamas I worked with prenatally. She and her husband took
childbirth classes with me and then asked me to stop over when labor
got active. They are a delightful couple who have an adorable son. After
birth, though, she encountered some breastfeeding hurdles that she
wanted help with. She asked Leah and Misti to come over and help her and
this is what she has to say - "One of the most important things for any nursing mother is to have a
great support team. Breastfeeding can be difficult at times and lots of
new moms may find themselves giving up if they feel like they're alone
when an issue arises. It's great to know that the ladies of Bay Area
Breastfeeding and Education(BABE) are around.
encountered problems with my newborn not being able to nurse properly.
He was latching and unlatching multiple times during our 3 hour nursing
sessions. Yes, 3 hours! Needless to say, I was starting to reach my
To make matters worse, I unexpectedly had to return to work
full time. I decided to call BABE. They met with me in the comfort of
my own home and started to assess the situation. It wasn't an easy fix,
but their dedication to figuring out the problem was incredible.
encouraged me through texts and phone calls while they searched for
answers. I really liked how they gave me lots of information and
supported me in making my own decisions to come up with a routine that
worked for me.
They helped educate me on maintaining my milk supply
while being away from my baby and gave me info on suck training
exercises to improve the efficiency our nursing sessions while we're
I can't thank them enough for their support and dedication."